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agar

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noun \ˈäg-ər\

Medical Definition of agar

  1. 1:  a gelatinous colloidal extract of a red alga (as of the genera Gelidium, Gracilaria, and Eucheuma) used especially in culture media or as a gelling and stabilizing agent in foods

  2. 2:  a culture medium containing agar





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